Genome Therapeutics Corporation

Biostatistician (PhD) and Biostatistician (MS)

Genome Therapeutics Corporation www.genomecorp.com(www.genomecorp.com) is a leader in the commercialization of genomics-based drug discovery. The Company?s gene discovery strategy is to identify and characterize human genes associated with major diseases and elucidate microbial genes as novel drug targets against many serious infectious organisms. Together with its strategic drug partners, including Schering-Plough, AstraZeneca, Wyeth-Ayerst and bioMérieux, Genome Therapeutics is using genomic information to develop a new generation of genomics-based pharmaceutical, vaccine and diagnostic products.

Biostatistician (PhD)

This individual will provide expertise in the experimental design, management and analysis of data from our pharmacogenomics, infectious diseases and human disease programs. The ideal candidate will have a number of years of successful experience in the pharmaceutical industry with personal involvement in the clinical trial drug approval process and be currently employed by a pharmaceutical/biotech company, CRO or other institution supporting human clinical trials. Requires a PhD in Statistics or Biostatistics, 2- years of experience in data analysis, ability to communicate effectively with scientists and a solid mastery of statistical software such as SAS, SPSS, or Splus. Other desirable skills include UNI X, programming in a language such as C and experience managing projects. Knowledge of molecular biology and/or genetics and experience with the analysis of gene expression and genetic data is a plus.

Biostatistician (MS)

Work with statisticians on management and analysis of data in our infectious disease, human disease, sequencing and pharamcogenomics programs. Implement and extend statistical methods for genetic data. Requires 2+ years of experience in data analysis, ability to communicate effectively with scientists and balance priorities, a solid mastery of statistical software such as SAS, SPSS or Splus. Other desirable skills include UNIX and programming in a language such as C. Knowledge of molecular biology and/or genetics would be a plus.

We offer an environment that promotes teamwork, flexibility and a long history of scientific excellence. Please forward your resume with job title in the subject line of email to: human.resource@genomecorp.com or send via fax to (781) 398-2606.